BUPA Arabia Dividend yield

 Price  201.60
 Dividend  3.61
 Earnings  5.84
 Cash-flow  11.39
 Book value  28.80
 Equity  28.35

BUPA Arabia is part of Life Insurance business, which is part of Financials industry. BUPA Arabia is a company from Saudi Arabia, and his stocks are publicly traded.

BUPA Arabia stock dividend

BUPA Arabia paid a total dividend of 542 million SAR last year, for a market value of 30,240 millions (Market Cap 14,942 millions). BUPA Arabia dividend per share is 3.61 SAR, and his stock market price 201.60 SAR.

According to the chart below, where dividend yield is displayed, BUPA Arabia has a dividend yield of 1.79%, lower than the amount offered by both the market average and companies from Saudi Arabia. It is also lower than average of Financials industry. This low dividend yield might has several explanations: company overpriced, expanding their business,...

In addition, you should compare BUPA Arabia stocks dividend with other Life Insurance companies or other of the highest Saudi Arabia dividend stocks list.

Dividend yield of BUPA Arabia

BUPA Arabia Dividend Payout

About the ability of BUPA Arabia to maintain his current dividend of SAR 3.61 per share, an amount that accounts for 1.79%, we should study its payout ratio both on earnings and on cash-flows (see chart below). BUPA Arabia payout on ernings is currently 61.82%, which is higher than the market average, and companies of Financials industry, which are 39.34% and 46.18% respectively. Both figures show that BUPA Arabia can have problems to keep with his present dividend yield.

The payout on earnings should be complemented with the payout on cash flow since it is this last amount the one which can be distributed to shareholders. Cash flow per share of BUPA Arabia is SAR 11.39 per share, which is higher than the dividend per share paid by the company of SAR 3.61, so the company generates enough cash to maintain his dividend in the future.

The following figure shows payout ratios over earnings and cashflow of BUPA Arabia, compared againt world market average, Saudi Arabia companies, Financials industry and Life Insurance sector companies.

BUPA Arabia payout

BUPA Arabia Dividend History

Below you will find a table with the historical evolution of BUPA Arabia's dividend stock, both in percentage and in SAR, its Payout on Earnings and the number of shares (in case there is an split, number shares altered the dividend per share).

Year Yield  SAR  Paypout  Shares* 

*In millions

BUPA Arabia Stock performance

Finally, last moth BUPA Arabia showed a return of 16.80% compared to a worldwide -2.49% average, and a -3.03% of Financials firms. Over the last year, the company obtained a 53.30% versus a worldwide performance of a 8.71%. More detailed information can be seen in the following graph for Saudi Arabia and Life Insurance firms.

BUPA Arabia stock and market return